Do you play in 1st person or 3rd person? and why?

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User Info: BarneyMcbiggle

BarneyMcbiggle
4 years ago#41
3rd unless I'm sniping or looting.
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User Info: theonyxphoenix

theonyxphoenix
4 years ago#42
Third person.

First person only for sneak attacks
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User Info: LazyAssNinja

LazyAssNinja
4 years ago#43
Usually third-person, but I switch to first-person when I'm in a pretty heated battle, looking for something, or in a dungeon or somewhere I need to be cautious.
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User Info: Zelda_Uzikua

Zelda_Uzikua
4 years ago#44
I play in third person, i like feeling like i'm actually playing my character and not a floating pair of eye balls and two hands

User Info: garan

garan
4 years ago#45
3rd person entirely because I cannot stand playing games in 1st person. It feels unnatural, dizzying and gross.

I partially blame the older era of FPS type games (think 10+ years ago), where the movement was so odd-feeling that I got headaches playing a couple of those games. However, I also refuse to watch movies in 3D as it feels unnatural, looks awful usually, and gives me headaches as well.

User Info: afrodude77

afrodude77
4 years ago#46
Third when I`m walking around or I want to see how armor or clothes look and fighting out in open spaces if i`m in a dungeon or something I use first I also switch to first for archery
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User Info: Milennin

Milennin
4 years ago#47
Third person.
Only going first person when looting in a small place, like when looking for stuff on tables in a house.

I've grown up with games that show me the character I'm playing as, so it's what I prefer. I don't like first person so much, it seems kinda weird...
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User Info: The_Ivory_Man

The_Ivory_Man
4 years ago#48
Is this because of my Dark Souls topic?

User Info: darklinkfan55

darklinkfan55
4 years ago#49
i use 3rd for traveling, 1st for combat, looting , dungeoneering etc..
~everyone has a darkside, link has two~

User Info: TeraPatrick2008

TeraPatrick2008
4 years ago#50
2nd person, because I say so.
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